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Resistivity P6a

  • Electric current is a flow of negatively charged particles (electrons).
  • Electrons go from negative to positive current 'The rate of flow of charge'
  • Series circuit:
  • The current is the same all around the circuit
  • The voltage splits between the component

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  • Parallel circuit:
  • The voltage is the same on each route

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